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Photography Myths and Stereotypes: Do UV Filters Actually Ruin Your Images?

6/09/2016 ISO 1200 Magazine 0 Comments

In this video, Matthew Saviller, senior editor on,  will explore some of the photographic myths and stereotypes that you may have never actually tested for yourself, but always wondered about.

Matthew Saviller

Many experienced photographers claim they would never use a filter, because of how it degrades image quality. How serious is this issue? Can you actually see a difference in color, sharpness, or other areas?

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About  Matthew Saviller:

Matthew Saville is a full-time wedding photographer at Lin & Jirsa Photography, and a senior editor & writer at SLR Lounge. Follow his wilderness adventures at

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